2015 Job Fair 2016 Awards Nomination Form 2017 Chamber Sponsors 2017 Go Kennebunks Gift Guide About The Chamber Advertising Opportunities Advocacy & Legislation Art Trail of the Kennebunks Arts & Culture Arundel Attractions Beach Wheelchairs Beaches Bike Maine comes to Kennebunk Biking & Walking Trails Boating, Fishing & Water Sports Business After Hours Business Before Hours Business Directory Business Resources Business Seminars Camping Car Charging Stations Catering & Prepared Foods Chamber Charity Crafting Night Chamber Dinner + Awards Night Chamber Night at MaineStage Shakespeare Chamber Pop-Up Parties Chamber Staff Christmas Prelude cm default template Cocktails of the Kennebunks Coffee Shops, Cafes & Bakeries Community Calendar Concerts in the Park Conference & Event Venues CONNECT Community Fair Contact Us Cruise Maine Dining Disclosures Doing Business Here DRIVE: Annual Dinner + Awards + Meeting DRIVEN Women E-Newsletter E-Newsletter for Members Economic & Business Development Education Employment Opportunities Equestrian Events EVOLVE York County / New Professionals Group Exploring Your Benefits Fall Into the Kennebunks FAQs Find a Local Business Food Markets & Specialty Beverages Four Seasons Gingerbread House Making Go Kennebunks Guidebook Golf Golf Tournament 2017 Halloween Health & Fitness History & Heritage Holiday Auction Home Improvement Mile Hotels & Motels Ice Cream Shops & Candy Stores In The News Inns, B&Bs & Cottages Job Fair Job Postings July 4 Festivities Kennebunk Kennebunkport LAUNCH! A Maritime Festival Living Here Lobster Trail of the Kennebunks Lunch & Learn Map May Day Member Application Member Login Member News Members Memorial Day Memorial Day 2015 Minimum wage hike letter Mission Motorcoach Operators Moving Here New Year's Eve Our Towns Paint the Town Red Pajama Shopping Day Parks Prelude Family Skate Party Prelude Shuttle Press Inquiries Religion Request More Information Road Races Schools Seasonal & Vacation Rentals Shopping Sightseeing Tours Sponsorships & Advertising - 2017 tese test Page from Paul page title The Anchor Tour Bus Schedule Transportation Travel Information Vacation Like a President View on a Map Village Art Walk Visiting Visiting Here Weddings What To Do Where To Eat Where To Stay Winter Sports

Events

 JANUARY
1  Atlantic Plunge annual charity event in Kennebunk at Gooch’s Beach 11 a.m. caring-unlimited.org
30  “Frosted” Ice Bar at David’s KPT. Kick-off even to Paint the Town Red month. boathouseme.com
Ice skating at the Waterhouse Center (also Roger’s Pond, Kennebunk, and Crow Hill, Kennebunkport)
Sledding at the Sea Road sledding hill in Kennebunk, Consolidated School in Kennebunkport, and Laudholm Farm in Wells

 

FEBRUARY
Paint the Town Red festivities all month long.
3  Winterfest, Kennebunk. kennebunkmaine.us
23  Winter Wildlife Day & Snow Day at Laudholm Farm. Lots of family fun. wellsreserve.org

 

MARCH
13  Annual Job Fair, 2-5 p.m. at Kennebunk Town Hall. Free. GoKennebunks.com

 

APRIL
9  Easter Egg Hunt at Kennebunk Elementary School
13  DRIVEN Women, 6 p.m. at On the Marsh Bistro. $35.
21  Celebrate Earth Day at Laudholm Farm. Family- friendly, fun and free. wellsreserve.org
30  10th Anniversary Spring Ride for the Troops. Bentley’s Saloon, Arundel. bentleyssaloon.com
30  Women’s Spring Expo 2017 at the Nonantum 
Resort from 1-5 p.m. springexpo.mainewomenmagazine.com

 

MAY
5  Auction Fiesta-Kennebunk Land Trust, Barn at the Kennebunks, Toroso. www.kennebunklandtrust.org
6  May Day, Downtown Kennebunk. www.kennebunkmaine.us
6  Kennebunk Farmers Market opens in Garden Street parking lot, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
6  Faerie Festival, Kennebunk Free Library. www.kennebunklibrary.org
6  Opening Day & Community Appreciation Day at the Seashore Trolley Museum. www.trolleymuseum.org
6  Kentucky Derby Party. Bentley’s Saloon, Arundel. www.bentleyssaloon.com
27-28-29  Veterans Appreciation Weekend. Seashore Trolley Museum, www.trolleymuseum.org
29  Kennebunkport Memorial Day parade, 9:30 a.m. in Dock Square
29 Kennebunk Memorial Day parade at 2 p.m. in downtown Kennebunk
 

JUNE
5-10  Kennebunkport Festival Food/Wine/Art. www.kennebunkportfestival.com
14-18  LAUNCH! Maritime Festival, www.launchfestme.com
23-25  Art Guild of the Kennebunks show at the Community House in Kennebunkport. artguild
kennebunks@icloud.com
26  Chamber Benefit Golf Tournament at Cape Arundel Golf Club, 12 p.m. start. www.gokennebunks.com

 

JULY 1  SummerFest, downtown Kennebunk. www.kennebunkmaine.us
4  Fireworks set off from Narragansett Point, Kennebunk, around 9:15 p.m. Free.
6  Affairs to Remember, auction and refreshments. The Casino at the River Club, Kennebunkport. www.seniorcenterkennebunk.org
9  Moxie Day at Seashore Trolley Museum. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Come, see and taste all things Moxie. www.trolleymuseum.org
15  Wounded Heroes Ride. Bentley’s Saloon, Arundel. www.bentleyssaloon.com
21-22  Sidewalk Sale, Main Street in downtown Kennebunk. Live music and activities. www.GoKennebunks.com
23  Art Show at The Colony Hotel by the Art Guild of the Kennebunks, live music, wine bar and a fundraiser for their annual scholarship program. artguildkennebunks@icloud.com

 

AUGUST
1  National Night Out with Kennebunk Police Department, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Waterhouse Center, Kennebunk
3  Portland Symphony Orchestra, 6 p.m. at the Waterhouse Center, Kennebunk. Free.
5  West Kennebunk Family Fun Day. www.kennebunkmaine.us
10  Kennebunk Rotary BBQ, 5 p.m. at the Waterhouse Center, Kennebunk
11-13  Art Guild of the Kennebunks show at the Community House in Kennebunkport. artguildkennebunks@icloud.com
18  Martinis & Mad Men, Trolley Museum Annual Gala. www.trolleymuseum.org
20  Summer Fest. Kennebunkport Conservation Trust. www.kporttrust.org

 

SEPTEMBER
8-10  Art Guild of the Kennebunks show at the Community House in Kennebunkport. artguildkennebunks@icloud.com
9-10  30th annual Laudholm Nature Crafts Festival, Laudholm Farms, Wells. www.wellsreserve.org
10  Strut Your Mutt benefit walk at Mother’s Beach. 11 a.m. www.animalwelfaresociety.org
16  Arundel Heritage Day, corner of Rt. 111 and Limerick Road, Arundel. Crafts, food, music, agricultural and historical displays.
30  15th annual Punkinfiddle Family Festival at Laudholm Farms, Wells. www.wellsreserve.org

 

OCTOBER
4  CONNECT nonprofit fair, 4-6 p.m. at Livewell Center, Kennebunk. Free.
7  Coastal Kitchen Tour throughout Kennebunk and Kennebunkport. www.seniorcenterkennebunk.org
14  HarvestFest, Kennebunk. www.kennebunkmaine.us
31  Trick-or-treating at local businesses, 4-6 p.m. (no set time in residential neighborhoods)

 

NOVEMBER
4  West Kennebunk Holiday Fair, Dorothy Stevens Community Center. kennebunkmaine.us
25  Pajama Shopping Day. www.gokennebunks.com
25  Community Christmas Market, 9 a.m. 1 p.m. at the Waterhouse Center, Kennebunk.
25  Kennebunk Tree Lighting, 5:30 p.m. Main Street

DECEMBER
1-10  Christmas Prelude, sponsored by the KBA. www.ChristmasPrelude.com 
2  West Kennebunk tree lighting
2  Arundel tree lighting
3  Trust in Prelude. Kennebunkport Conservation Trust. www.kporttrust.org
8-9  Fire & Ice at the Nonantum Resort (adults only 21+), indoor/outdoor event. nonantumresort.com
31  New Year’s Eve celebrations include the Wild Blueberry Drop in downtown Kennebunk. www.kennebunkmaine.us

 

ONGOING EVENTS

KENNEBUNK FARMERS MARKET
Garden Street parking lot, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays, May 6-November | www.kennebunkfarmersmarket.org

CRAFTS & ARTISANS MARKET
9 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Saturday at the Waterhouse Center, Kennebunk, May through November.

SHAKESPEARE IN THE PARK
Outdoor stage at Lafayette Park featuring “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” and “A Winter’s Tale” in rotation, July 13-Aug.12. 7 p.m. Thursdays and Saturdays, Wednesdays at The Colony Hotel. Free. www.MaineStageShakespeare.com

CONCERTS IN THE PARK
6-7:30 p.m. Wednesdays in Lafayette Park, June 14-Aug. 9. Free.

VILLAGE ART WALK / ART TRAIL OPEN GALLERIES
5-7 p.m. June 9, July 14, Aug. 11, Sept. 8, Dec. 8 at participating galleries | www.GoKennebunks.com

CHAMBER AFTER HOURS
5-7 p.m. on every third Wednesdays of the month at various host locations | www.GoKennebunks.com

CRUISIN’ NIGHT TUESDAYS at BENTLEY’S SALOON
Every Tuesday (May 16 through Sept. 19) at 5 p.m. to dusk.  “We welcome all cars at our shows”